The surname Arambula is of Spanish locative origin, deriving from a geographical or man-made feature near which the first bearer lived or held land. In this instance, the surname Arambula is composed of the Basque
words "aram," deriving from "aran," which signifies "valley," and "bulo, bulu," which signifies "mill." Thus, the initial bearer of the surname Arambula was someone who was identified by the members of his community as "one who dwells by the mill in the valley."
Early Origins of the Arambula family
The surname Arambula was first found in the northern Navarre- Basque
region. The earliest references to the surname Arambula are found in the records of the military Order of Carlos III.
Early History of the Arambula family
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Arambula Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Arambula, Aramburu, Arambulo, Aramburo, Arambul and others.
Early Notables of the Arambula family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Arambula family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Arambula Settlers in United States in the 20th Century
- A Arambula, aged 35, who settled in America, in 1920
- A. Arambula, aged 33, who landed in America, in 1920
- Aurelio Arambula, aged 35, who emigrated to the United States, in 1920
Contemporary Notables of the name Arambula (post 1700)
- Juan Arambula (b. 1952), American politician, former California State Assemblyman
- Aracely Arámbula, Mexican actress, model and singer